Safety Last

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Safety Last ★★★ 1923

Lloyd silent comedy about an average guy who goes to the big city to become a success, and his misadventures. Hilarious and still aweinspiring building climbing scene set new standards for movies in sight gags and comedythrill stunts, which became Lloyd's trademark. 78m/B VHS, DVD . Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strothers, Noah Young; D: Fred Newmeyer, Sam Taylor; W: Sam Taylor, Jean C. Havez, Tim Whelan. Natl. Film Reg. '94.